Cold Wax Portrait Workshop with Jane Cornish Smith! Sat., Oct. 27th & Sun., Oct. 28th

The Encaustic Center and The Bonny Studio are thrilled to announce:
Jane Cornish Smith‘s 2-day 
 
Cold Wax Portrait Workshop

Saturday, October, 27th and Sunday, October 28th, 2018
10:00 am to 4:00 pm each day
The cost is $385.00 which includes MANY supplies (supply and registration info below)
 
Discover the versatility, translucence, and depth of cold wax in portraiture! Mine the possibilities of it’s buttery consistency combined with oil paint, mineral spirits, pastels, mark-making tools, brushes, scrapers, and NO heat to reveal layers of luminous color. Artist Jane Cornish Smith will demonstrate and guide participants through portraiture creations. The hands-on exploration of composition, shape, and value allows for an understanding of the medium and dynamic expressive work.  All levels are welcome. Most supplies are included; see below:


Provided 
and Supplies to bring below:  

Provided: 

2 encaustic gessoed 11×14 cradled boards … I will have more boards for sale at the workshop.

6 sheets of Arches oil painting paper but you can buy more here: http://www.cheapjoes.com/arches-oil-paper-pads.html

Messermeister Squeegee: Provided for use at the workshop: Bowl scrapers: If you’d like to purchase one of your own, here’s the link: Messermeister Squeegee https://www.amazon.com/Messermeister-Silicone-Bowl-Scraper-Blue/dp/B003J373TQ

Brayers: Provided for use at the workshop: Brayers: If you’d like to purchase one of your own, here’s the Inovart link: https://www.amazon.com/Inovart-Snap-Soft-Rubber-Brayer/dp/B0044S8CWM/ref=sr_1_11?s=home-garden&ie=UTF8&qid=1494607031&sr=1-11&keywords=rubber+brayer

or Speedball in various sizes:

https://www.amazon.com/Speedball-Deluxe-4-Inch-Rubber-Brayer/dp/B003IFY622/ref=sr_1_2?s=home-garden&ie=UTF8&qid=1494607068&sr=1-2&keywords=rubber+brayer

Provided for use at the workshop:

Squeegees – Provided for use at the workshop: if you’d like to purchase one of your own, here’s a link:

https://www.amazon.com/OXO-Good-Grips-All-Purpose-Squeegee/dp/B000CCDBRK/ref=sr_1_4?s=home-garden&ie=UTF8&qid=1494607289&sr=1-4&keywords=squeegee&th=1

Incising tools Provided for use at the workshop: but please feel free to bring more of your own: various incising tools: wood skewers, palette knives and toothpicks  

Palettes and wax paper – provided but you are welcome to bring more

Turpentine or mineral spirits Provided

Cold Wax medium Provided: 12 ounces of Cold Wax medium but if you’d like to buy some of your own, here’s a link: http://www.cheapjoes.com/gamblin-cold-wax-medium.html

Charcoal and sandpaper Provided

Silicone spatulas Provided for use at the workshop —2 GLOUE silicone spatulas  but here’s a link if you’d like to buy your own: https://www.amazon.com/Cooptop-Premium-Silicone-Spatula-Set/dp/B01FX8K3CI/ref=sr_1_2?s=home-garden&ie=UTF8&qid=1494717115&sr=1-2&keywords=cooptop+spatulas

Scraping tools: Provided but you are welcome to bring more cardboard and mat board squares for scraping.    

Stone Paper Provided

Mat board to mount Stone Paper Provided

Alcohol Inks: Provided  but you can buy more here: https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss_i_9_11?url=search-alias%3Dgarden&field-keywords=adirondack+alcohol+ink&sprefix=adirondack+%2Cgarden%2C155&crid=199CTLWWLWVHW  Jane’s favorites: adirondack rust/stonewash/pitch black

Containers for turp  Provided

Bring:

Bring Oil paint (any brand) – this can be a variety of your favorite colors but be sure to have a good range and lots of white, also cadmium red, cad yellow light, yellow ochre, alizarin crimson, ultramarine blue, raw umber, burnt sienna, and any other colors you may have on hand.

Bring four 8.5 x 11 inch photocopies of your favorite photographic headshots or selfies with good contrast of lights and darks. 

Bring: Paper towels – one roll per person provided but please bring more

Bring: Tape – blue or green, 1- 1.5”

About Jane
Originally from Canada, Texas-based artist Jane Cornish Smith’s nomadic childhood, along with her artist mother, fostered an appreciation for creative expression from a young age. Jane produces paintings and sculptural work with diverse materials and subject matter, but has concentrated in recent years on cold wax and encaustic mediums.  She has attended artist residencies at the International School of Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture in Umbria, Italy; Vermont Studio Center; and Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and earned BFA, MLA, and MFA degrees. An award-winning artist, her work hangs at the University of Texas at Tyler, Brookhaven College, Texas A&M University-Commerce, Museum of Encaustic Art in Santa Fe, Tenby Museum and Art Gallery in Wales, the Cancer Support Community of North Texas, and others. She enjoys teaching, and making art from her glass-lined studio in rural Lone Oak, Texas. www.janecornishsmithart.com

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Payment and Registration info:

Only 12 spaces available so please let me know right away if you would like to join in and I will confirm space availability. Spaces fill up quickly!

The cost of the workshop is $385.00

Please pay in full or make a $100.00 deposit to hold your space.

Balance Due; September 22nd: $285.00

Please pay (via the below options)

Payment Options (after space availability is confirmed:)

* via PayPal by logging into paypal and sending your payment to bonny@theencausticcenter.com or please request a paypal invoice from me.

* By check to The Encaustic Center, 580 W Arapaho Rd. #271, Richardson, TX, 75080

* By credit card; call Bonny at 214-405-5993

* By cash at The Bonny Studio or The Encaustic Center, please call or email Bonny to schedule a time: bonny@theencausticcenter.com or 214-405-5993

Cancellation policy:

The $100 deposit is non-refundable. In the event of cancellation, after the workshop is paid in full; $275.00 will be refunded if someone from the waiting list is able to attend. I’ll be sending email reminders belfore the due date. Non-payment of the $285 by the due date may result in someone from the waiting list taking the space, so please be on the lookout.

Thank you so much and looking forward to having you!! Bonny 

The Encaustic Center: theencausticcenter.com
580 W.Arapaho Rd. #271
Richardson, TX. 75080
Schedule: http://theencausticcenter.com/schedule.html
Bonny Leibowitz
bonny@theencausticcenter.com
214-405-5993
Deanna Wood
deanna@theencausticcenter.com
972-345-9968
Directions: https://maps.google.com/maps?q=The+Encaustic+Center&hl=en&hq=The+Encaustic+Center&hnear=Denton,+Texas&t=h&z=10

The Bonny Studio Classes: thebonnystudio.com
580 W.Arapaho Rd. #262
Richardson, TX. 75080
214-405-5993
thebonnystudio@bonnyleibowitz.com

Bonny Leibowitz
www.bonnyleibowitz.com
bonny@bonnyleibowitz.com

The Encaustic Center: theencausticcenter.com
580 W.Arapaho Rd. #271
Richardson, TX. 75080

Schedule: http://theencausticcenter.com/schedule.html

Bonny Leibowitz

bonny@theencausticcenter.com

214-405-5993

Deanna Wood

deanna@theencausticcenter.com

972-345-9968

Directions: https://maps.google.com/maps?q=The+Encaustic+Center&hl=en&hq=The+Encaustic+Center&hnear=Denton,+Texas&t=h&z=10

The Bonny Studio Classes: thebonnystudio.com
580 W.Arapaho Rd. #262
Richardson, TX. 75080
214-405-5993
thebonnystudio@bonnyleibowitz.com

Bonny Leibowitz

www.bonnyleibowitz.com

bonny@bonnyleibowitz.com

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